Step Into A New Career!

Become accredited as a State Tested Nursing Assistant through our 3 week program!


We are certified to certify you in the State of Ohio. Students have the option to take their State Exam at our facility. Providing minimum anxiety & the comfortability of being in a familiar environment.


Based on need and availability, financial assistance MAY be available to you. Contact us for details on how to apply..


WIth our backgrounds, we have been license professionals in the medical field for a long time and continue to love what we do. Your Success is Our Success!

Meet Your Instructors

Meet the husband wife duo owners & instructors of FirstStep, Al & Juanita Brown.

Take The First Step!

First Step aims to decrease the workload and employee fatigue, by giving your Nursing Home, Hospital or Assisted living the help it needs. A caring, competent, compassionate STNA, in every place, to help brighten your love ones environment in a clean, safe encouraged way.

Student TestImonials

  • positive review  The leadership here is amazing! They started as STNA'S and are very successful. Now they are reaching back to help others by providing an affordable path to an amazing career!... read more

    Anne Rollins Avatar Anne Rollins
    October 1, 2019
  • positive review  I highly recommend First Step to anyone wanting to become an STNA or that needs it to enter into a nursing program. Albert & Juanita are both amazing people with... read more

    Chelsea Lyn Avatar Chelsea Lyn
    December 20, 2019
  • positive review  First step is a wonderful program

    Lul Rise Avatar Lul Rise
    September 15, 2021
  • positive review  YES!!!! I would highly recommend First Step and I would do it all over again. You’ll learn how important an STNA’s job really is and get the best classroom and... read more

    Samantha Fuller Avatar Samantha Fuller
    December 20, 2019

Thank You 
To Our Sponsors!

Keith Landrum
Pastor Rodney Thomas Jr. Carolyn Young-Threatt
Robert Narolewski
Derrick Robbins
Kathy Green